Akon is a hip hop and R&B singer-songwriter, rapper, and record producer.He is the first artist to ever accomplish the feat of holding both the number one and two spots simultaneously on the Billboard Hot 100 charts twice. He claims to have five children with three different women.
Apr 16 1973 in Dakar, Senegal


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Rihanna can't dress?!

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